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Gadsden County collects 578 pounds during National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Gadsden County collects 578 pounds during National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
Posted at 2:04 AM, May 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-30 22:04:35-04

GADSDEN COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - Gadsden County had a successful National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

Participating in the day on Saturday, the Gadsden County Sheriff’s Office received from citizens 578 pounds of expired or unused prescription and over-the-counter drugs for proper disposal.

Evidence specialist Janice Tyus described the day as a good one and says it helped to get the drugs in their proper place, disposed of.